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Dr. Yang and his Purdue CLA team advance the boundary of sociology by mapping religious practices to explain major cultural changes in the Global East (East Asia)

Dr. Fenggang Yang’s Center on Religion and the Global East is one of the most successful CLA research enterprises.

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Writing Training for Graduate Students

The Purdue On-Campus Writing Lab (OWL) supports graduate writers through one-on-one consultations, graduate-specific programming, and online resources. Graduate-Specific Programming Introduction to Graduate Writing 4-Part Workshop The Introduction to Graduate Writing Workshop is meant to introduce graduate students in their first or second year to various aspects of scholarly writing to become successful scholarly writers in their field of study.

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College of Liberal Arts Recognizes the Accomplishments of Faculty Development Center Awardees

The College of Liberal Arts recognizes the work accomplished by the last cohort of the Faculty Development Center Fellows. The faculty members working in the Humanistic Studies, Social Science, Creative Endeavors, and Instructional Excellence, have made significant contributions to the learning, discovery, and creative mission of our university.

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Purdue FORCES Report suggests undersea telecommunication cables can be a new strategic chokepoint

Undersea cables are vital components of the global economy and international security.  97% of global communications are transmitted by these cables and are part of an estimated 212 cable systems containing 750,000 miles of fiber.

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Purdue ROSETTA initiative wins one million NSF award to develop AI for reconstructing unexplored archeological sites in VR

The ROSETTA initiative, a Purdue interdisciplinary team science project, won a $1,000,000 National Science Foundation award to build an artificial intelligence-based framework for modeling complex urban constructions from a small number of remote sensing and field observations. The project will use advanced drone technology to surveil the land, which saves time and some situations may replace or minimize archaeological digs, which often destroy parts of the site to reveal its structure.

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